Parents' Guide to

The Castle Corona

By Terreece Clarke, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Clever, fun fairy tale with positive messages.

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age 8+

Based on 1 parent review

age 8+

It's a good book to read in vacation

It was easy to read and sometimes funny! My 8 years old daughter loved it.

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Educational value

Is It Any Good?

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Kids say (3 ):

Creech's clever weaving of two seemingly unrelated tales takes readers on a journey in which they will discover all that glitters can be itchy. Kids will enjoy all the trappings of a traditional fairy tale: beautiful clothes, royals, gorgeous castles and sweeping castle grounds, mean masters, noble peasant children, storytellers, and eccentric hermits. There is plenty of intrigue with poisons, snakes, and thieves. Parents will like the moral dilemmas that reach a satisfying conclusion in which both peasants and royals find value in their own circumstances. The characters also find purpose in reaching out to others.

David Diaz.

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